At first glance, many things look clearly black or white, wrong or right. The more you know about the world, the grayer things become. But the more you know about economics, the more likely you are to believe the opposite of what conventional reason tells you. John Stossel recently filmed a segment on just this…Details
On time, a topic oft-ignored by economists:
Why do talking heads always sound like such asshats when they disagree with someone? Can’t the all-powerful media hire more composed and logical thinkers than this?:
Ron Paul 2012! Even reeeeeally liberal liberals are voting for him!
With Tom Woods:
2007:2011: Hoppe quoted Mencken in an insightful column (read it; it rocks) about how democratic governance always attracts bad evil men: Politicians seldom if ever get [into public office] by merit alone, at least in democratic states. Sometimes, to be sure, it happens, but only by a kind of miracle. They are chosen normally for…Details
Andrew Belle – The Ladder